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The adventure of English : 500AD to 2000 : the biography of a language

Author: Melvyn Bragg
Publisher: London : Hodder & Stoughton, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Melvyn Bragg's fascinating biography of the English language

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Melvyn Bragg
ISBN: 0340829915 9780340829912
OCLC Number: 52695144
Description: xii, 354 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Melvyn Bragg.
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'Melvyn Bragg's superb new history of the English language is told as an adventure story, and rightly so. There is much splendid intellectual firepower in this book, as one might have expected from Read more...

 
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